The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 108 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.24% 14.01% 12.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.30% 17.96% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 71 62
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £37,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 451 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.00% 78.03% 83.03%
Number of salaries quoted 381 368 397
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,050 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Slough region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Slough

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Slough

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 77 (38.89%) Scrum
2 57 (28.79%) Finance
3 54 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 53 (26.77%) HTML
4 53 (26.77%) SQL
5 47 (23.74%) Degree
6 44 (22.22%) Java
6 44 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 43 (21.72%) CSS
8 39 (19.70%) .NET
9 38 (19.19%) UML
9 38 (19.19%) Business Analysis
10 37 (18.69%) SQL Server
10 37 (18.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (17.68%) C#
11 35 (17.68%) TDD
12 33 (16.67%) Windows
12 33 (16.67%) jQuery
13 31 (15.66%) Migration
13 31 (15.66%) QA
14 30 (15.15%) OO
15 29 (14.65%) Computer Science
16 28 (14.14%) XML
17 27 (13.64%) Linux
17 27 (13.64%) Software Engineering
17 27 (13.64%) Telecoms
17 27 (13.64%) Git (software)
18 26 (13.13%) ISEB
19 25 (12.63%) Test Scripting
20 24 (12.12%) Use Case

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.08%) Node.js
2 8 (4.04%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.54%) CMS
4 6 (3.03%) Apache
5 4 (2.02%) Alfresco
5 4 (2.02%) Liferay
6 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
7 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.51%) Drupal
7 1 (0.51%) IIS
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (3.54%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (3.54%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.53%) MS Office
4 2 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.52%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (1.52%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.52%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) GitHub
2 4 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.02%) SaaS
2 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.02%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) CTI
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) 802.15
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) Wireless
2 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.51%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.51%) HSPA
2 1 (0.51%) GPRS
2 1 (0.51%) LAN
2 1 (0.51%) 3GPP
2 1 (0.51%) UMTS
2 1 (0.51%) WAN
2 1 (0.51%) FTP
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
2 1 (0.51%) IPv6
2 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.08%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.06%) MySQL
4 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.02%) MS Access
7 3 (1.52%) Big Data
8 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.01%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 27 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.61%) Subversion
2 21 (10.61%) Selenium
3 19 (9.60%) WebDriver
4 12 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.06%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (4.04%) Eclipse
5 8 (4.04%) JIRA
5 8 (4.04%) Gradle
6 6 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.03%) Ant
6 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.02%) NUnit
8 4 (2.02%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.02%) Hudson
9 3 (1.52%) JUnit
9 3 (1.52%) Maven
10 2 (1.01%) Capybara
11 1 (0.51%) Mockito
General
1 57 (28.79%) Finance
2 27 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.60%) Advertising
4 18 (9.09%) Banking
4 18 (9.09%) Retail
5 15 (7.58%) Legal
6 14 (7.07%) Marketing
7 4 (2.02%) Billing
8 3 (1.52%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.52%) Games
9 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (31.31%) Developer
2 51 (25.76%) Analyst
3 42 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 18 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 17 (8.59%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
7 14 (7.07%) Web Developer
8 13 (6.57%) Test Engineer
8 13 (6.57%) Automation Engineer
9 12 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
9 12 (6.06%) Graduate
9 12 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Designer
11 10 (5.05%) Consultant
11 10 (5.05%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.55%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Senior Consultant
13 8 (4.04%) QA Leader
14 7 (3.54%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (26.77%) HTML
2 43 (21.72%) CSS
3 39 (19.70%) .NET
4 33 (16.67%) jQuery
5 28 (14.14%) XML
6 23 (11.62%) HTML5
7 19 (9.60%) AngularJS
7 19 (9.60%) ASP.NET
8 16 (8.08%) Ajax
8 16 (8.08%) CSS3
9 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (6.06%) Spring
9 12 (6.06%) J2EE
9 12 (6.06%) XHTML
10 10 (5.05%) WinForms
10 10 (5.05%) JSON
11 9 (4.55%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.55%) STL
11 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.65%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.11%) User Experience
3 16 (8.08%) Client/Server
4 15 (7.58%) FMCG
5 9 (4.55%) Open Source
5 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.54%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.54%) W3C
7 6 (3.03%) Social Media
8 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.01%) GIS
9 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.01%) CESG
9 2 (1.01%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.01%) PKI
10 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.51%) PMI
10 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.67%) Windows
2 27 (13.64%) Linux
3 13 (6.57%) UNIX
4 4 (2.02%) Solaris
5 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.01%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (38.89%) Scrum
2 44 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 38 (19.19%) UML
3 38 (19.19%) Business Analysis
4 37 (18.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 35 (17.68%) TDD
6 31 (15.66%) Migration
7 30 (15.15%) OO
8 27 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 25 (12.63%) Test Scripting
10 24 (12.12%) Use Case
11 23 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (11.62%) MVC
12 22 (11.11%) User Stories
13 21 (10.61%) Change Management
13 21 (10.61%) E-Commerce
14 18 (9.09%) Project Management
15 15 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
15 15 (7.58%) ITIL
15 15 (7.58%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 53 (26.77%) SQL
3 44 (22.22%) Java
4 35 (17.68%) C#
5 19 (9.60%) PHP
6 18 (9.09%) C++
7 16 (8.08%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.06%) Ruby
9 9 (4.55%) Python
10 8 (4.04%) VC++
11 6 (3.03%) Perl
12 4 (2.02%) Groovy
12 4 (2.02%) Scala
13 2 (1.01%) VB6
13 2 (1.01%) PHP5
13 2 (1.01%) VB
13 2 (1.01%) C
14 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (23.74%) Degree
2 26 (13.13%) ISEB
3 9 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.52%) CCA
6 2 (1.01%) CISSP
6 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) MCP
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.66%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.01%) COBIT
3 2 (1.01%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.59%) Oracle
3 11 (5.56%) Google
4 6 (3.03%) hybris
4 6 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.53%) VMware
5 5 (2.53%) SAP
6 4 (2.02%) GigaSpaces
6 4 (2.02%) Zend
7 2 (1.01%) Teradata
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco
7 2 (1.01%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.01%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.01%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.51%) HP
8 1 (0.51%) Juniper
8 1 (0.51%) Telerik
8 1 (0.51%) Niku
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago